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LBC: our response to Joey Barton’s comments about women in sport

19th January 2024

Following misogynistic comments about a number of female athletes and commentators, our Chief Executive Stephanie Hilborne OBE spoke to LBC News about the dangerous impact this could have on women and girls.

“These sorts of comments should not be on our social media platforms at all. We’re trying to inspire girls and women to follow in the footsteps of the Lionesses, but how does watching this situation make them feel?”

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